Diploma of Information Technology Networking – International

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Course Code ICT50418
Course Title Diploma of Information Technology Networking
CRICOS Code 099938J
Duration 52 weeks (including 12 weeks of holidays)
Main Intake Dates

February, April, July, October

Location CBD Campus – 400 Queen Street, Melbourne

Program Overview

ICT50418 Diploma of Information Technology Networking qualification provides the skills & knowledge to work as a Network Support Technician.

Program Structure


Assessment methods may include:

  • Knowledge questions
  • Simulated Hands-on Projects
  • Research and Report/Assignment writing
  • Case studies/Simulated scenarios
  • Practical Demonstration

Units of Competency

The ICT50418 Diploma of Information Technology Networking requires 16 units of competency:

Core Units

ICTICT418 – Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
ICTICT511 – Match IT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
ICTNWK529 – Install and manage complex ICT networks
ICTSUS501 – Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
ICTTEN611 – Produce an ICT network architecture design

Elective Units

BSBSUS501 – Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
ICTTEN422 – Configure and troubleshoot advance networking switching
ICTTEN517 – Plan a wireless mesh networking
ICTNWK501 – Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions
ICTNWK505 – Design, build and test a network server
ICTNWK506 – Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services in a medium enterprise network
ICTNWK507 – Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers
ICTNWK508 – Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches
ICTPMG501 – Manage ICT projects
ICTNWK511 – Manage networking security
ICTTEN514 – Install, configure and test a server

Credit Transfer and RPL offered: Recognition of prior learning and skills assessment


Entry Requirements

Students must satisfy the following Age, English
and Academic requirements:

  • Age: must be 18 years or over
  • English Proficiency Level: an IELTS Band 5.5 or equivalent OR undertake a TMG English language test.
  • Academic: Successful completion of Year 12 or its equivalent.



The further study pathways available to learners who undertake this qualification include:

  • ICT60215 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology Networking, or a range of other ICT Advanced Diploma qualifications or Vocational Graduate Certificate qualifications, or other relevant higher education sector qualifications.

Your Career

The following employment pathways are available to learners who complete this qualification:

  • IT Network/security Administrator
  • IT Operations Administrator
  • Network Services Administrator


Course Fee


Other Fees Estimated Fees
Material Fee $300